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In Fight for Marriage Rights, ‘She’s Our Thurgood Marshall’

Most Americans have never heard of Mary Bonauto. But inside the tightknit world of gay legal advocacy, Ms. Bonauto is a quiet celebrity — a lawyer and mother of twins who some say is almost single-handedly responsible for the same-sex marriage cases now pending before the Supreme Court.

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March 28, 2013
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March 28, 2013

Catholic Parents Accept Gay Son Despite Priest's Anti-LGBT Stance, Leave Church

Parents Toni and Tom Weaver told the story of their son's coming out to WBEZ, and explained why their church's reaction has prompted both of them to leave.

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March 27, 2013

NBC News' Jenna Wolfe and Stephanie Gosk Announce Engagement, Pregnancy

Congratulations are in order for NBC News' Jenna Wolfe and Stephanie Gosk. The couple announced in a blog post and on Today that they have been dating for three years and are expecting a child.
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Interviews with Jon Davidson and Shannon Minter: DOMA is dead

GLAAD is on the ground in Washington DC all day today, as the US Supreme Court is hearing arguments in cases that will decide the future of Prop. 8 and DOMA. We spoke with three of the most influential figures in the movement for marriage equality, all of whom were in the courtroom when arguments were heard.
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